Cooch Behar: Three persons have been arrested in connection to smuggle police from Bhareya of Baxirhat area.
According to local source, three persons in a truck were exporting the cows. Locals claimed that they were returning after selling those in Bangladesh Border. Suspecting them they locals detained them.
The incident sparked agitation in the area. The truck has been vandalised and those men have been beaten badly by the locals. Baxirhat police reached after informing them.
The present locals said, this kind of incident are not new. Cow smuggling is running since long time in and around the locality. We have informed the administration but it seems numb. Agitated locals staged protest in demand of get back those cows.